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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.